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gadgetnoun [C]

us   /ˈɡædʒ·t/
a small device or machine with a particular purpose: This handy gadget separates egg yolks from whites.
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"gadget" in British English

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gadgetnoun [C]

uk   /ˈɡædʒ.ɪt/ us   /ˈɡædʒ.ət/
gadgetry
noun [U] uk   /ˈɡædʒ.ə.tri/ us   /ˈɡædʒ.ə.tri/
We've got a juicer, a blender, a coffee grinder - all kinds of kitchen gadgetry.
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"gadget" in Business English

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gadgetnoun [C]

uk   /ˈɡædʒɪt/ us  
a small machine or piece of electronic equipment that has a particular purpose: latest/modern/new gadgets With competition heating up, the latest gadgets have added features to set them apart from the competition. household/kitchen gadget handheld/little/pocket-sized gadget digital/electronic/high-tech gadgets
(Definition of gadget from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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“gadget” in English

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